A reminder that Jeff's 30th birthday, and 8th birthday in prison, is this
coming Friday December 5th. Please send him a card, or donate to his prison
commissary account or education/release fund. (Donation options here:
http://freejeffluers.org/donate.html) Or purchase merchandise and all proceeds
will go towards Jeff's fund: http://freejeffluers.org/merchandise.html.
Send Jeff a card at:
Jeffrey Luers # 13797671
9111 NE Sunderland Ave
Portland, OR 97211-1708
In other news, political prisoner Daniel McGowan's 3rd anniversary of his
arrest is December 7, and a few events are taking place to mark the occasion as
well as bring attention to the Federal Prison Work Incentive Act (or "Good Time
Bill") - a bill to restore good time allowances toward service of Federal
prison terms. ( http://www.fedcure.org/information/HR7089.shtml.)
If you are in the Eugene Oregon area:
Saturday, December 6th
A Benefit for Oregon Environmental Prisoner Daniel McGowan
With Folk/Old-Time/Acoustic Musicians:
The Underscore Orkestra (www.theunderscoreorkestra.com)
Brenna Sahatjian (www.riotfolk.org)
& The McKenzie Riverboys (LocalBluegrass Band)
$3-5 Suggested Donation
@ the Morning Glory Café
4th and Willamette, Eugene, Oregon
In New York City:
A Good Time for the Good Time Bill: Dinner, A Movie ("Hoot") and Conversation
Friday, December 5th, 7pm
6th St Community Center
6th St. btwn Avenues B and C (F/V to 2nd Ave., exit 1st Ave.)
Three years ago, our dear friend Daniel McGowan was among the first people
arrested as part of an FBI offensive against environmental activists and
others. Daniel began serving his seven-year sentence in July 2007. In August
2008, Daniel was moved to the Communications Management Unit in Marion, IL, a
facility that bypassed the usual review process and severely restricts inmates'
communication with the outside world.
To mark the three-year anniversary of Daniel's arrest, please join us to learn
more about Daniel's situation, the Communications Management Units, and our
campaign to pass the Federal Prison Work Incentive Act (or "Good Time Bill") -
a bill to restore good time allowances toward service of Federal prison terms.
Learn what you can do to support these endeavors for liberatory social justice
and toward bringing friends and families together.
Please ask your congressperson to support the "Good Time Bill". (Find your
congressperson here: http://www.visi.com/juan/congress/index.html)
Thank you again for all your support!
-Friends of Jeffrey Free Luers
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